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2 bedroom house for sale

Oborne, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9

Sold STC £300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Conservatory
  • Bathroom
  • Garden
  • Workshop
  • Parking

Full description

A charming two double bedroom character cottage with much loved and generous gardens, parking and wonderful rural views offered with no onward chain. EPC Band G.

Brines Cottage is believed to have been built in the 1920's and has character stone elevations with mullion windows and dressed natural stone quoins all under a tiled roof. As you would expect the cottage has much charm and character with the benefit of modern features to include double glazed windows and LPG bottled gas central heating. Internally the accommodation benefits from beautiful features to include exposed alcoves, bay windows, bay seats and feature fireplaces to both the sitting room and the dining room. The ground floor accommodation is arranged around a welcoming entrance hallway with well proportioned sitting room enjoying wonderful views out over the garden and beyond. The sitting room has a feature stone fireplace and hearth with bay seat, exposed alcoves and stone mullions. On returning to the hallway access is provided to the welcoming second reception room, currently utilised as a dining room off which access is provided to the fitted kitchen completed with a range of base and wall units, Creda electric double oven with four ring electric hob and extractor over, ample space for fridge/freezer, stainless steel sink and drainer unit and space and plumbing for a washing machine. The ground floor accommodation is completed with a conservatory, an ideal space from which to sit and enjoy the wonderful views over the garden and open countryside. Stairs to the first floor provide access to two excellent double bedrooms both benefiting from fitted wardrobes, the master bedroom having the luxury of views and outlook over the garden and countryside views. The property is completed with a family bathroom suite comprising a coloured suite with panelled bath with electric shower over, pedestal sink unit and WC. The bathroom has a useful airing cupboard with recently installed Worcester combination boiler. The attic is partly boarded and offers excellent storage availability or possible conversion subject to necessary planning consents.

Brines Cottage lies close to the centre of the popular village of Oborne which is conveniently placed just a few miles to the north of the historic Abbey town of Sherborne surrounded by some glorious rolling countryside. The village benefits from a church, village hall and popular The Grange Country Hotel is a particularly attractive one from which there are numerous walks in all directions over the local countryside while at the same time being within short motoring distance of both Sherborne and the local regional centre of Yeovil. Sporting, walking and riding opportunities abound within the area while the region is well known for its schools which include the Sherborne Schools, the Bruton Schools, Millfield and St Antony's Leweston. Transport links are good with a main line station at Sherborne linking directly with London Waterloo while road links are along the A303 joined at Wincanton.

The plot size and gardens are a real salient feature of the property with the majority of the garden being laid to the front and side of Brines Cottage. To the front of the property there is an area of gravelled parking with a pedestrian pathway leading to the front of the cottage. A large proportion of the garden is laid to lawn with a variety of mature shrub and floral borders, ornamental pond, greenhouse, stone garden workshop and a former privy providing further garden storage.

Mains water, electric and drainage. LPG gas central heating.

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Added on Rightmove:
24 May 2017

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